Aetna Medicare Sales Representative - 51035BR in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Req ID: 51035BR
This Field Sales Representative is a key position generating new Individual Medicare sales and profitable membership, establishing brand presence and product awareness in western Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh). The primary sales focus is developing sales leads and new sales through the development of relationships with key stakeholders including community groups, faith-based, local legislators and providers representing the Medicare Advantage product portfolio.
Majority of time is spent external to place of business, on outside sales related to (retaining and/or renewing) Medicare Advantage beneficiary membership. Develops and manages public relations opportunities to increase community awareness for MAPD plans. Works at health fairs, community-based events, providers and with local legislators throughout the year to increase enrollment opportunities. Responsible for in-home presentations and group setting sales seminar presentations to the Medicare population, about the Medicare Advantage Product. Responsible for meeting sales goals, quotas, and management objectives based upon corporate sales and marketing goals. Attends area professionally related seminars and organizational meetings related to the Medicare population. Builds a book of business from in-home presentations, group presentations, educational based events and senior community event representation. Implements strategies to increase and retain MAPD and ancillary product enrollment. Responsible for assisting in the application process with the Medicare beneficiaries.
Bachelors degree or equivalent experience. Appropriate state licensure to sell insurance required. Previous (3 years minimum) sales experience including Medicare Advantage Plans. Proven track record of career progression and sales success. Excellent communication and presentation skills. Experience in health care preferred, but not required. Demonstrated technology literacy.
The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS
Insurance/Life, Health & Accident License (PA) is required.
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Functional - Planning/Strategic/1-3 Years
Functional - Leadership/Act as company spokesperson to external constituents/1-3 Years
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Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/4-6 Years/End User
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/1-3 Years/End User
This is a replacement position. Very important to replace the position before the selling season training begins.
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
This position has strong income potential due to an attractive commission package that includes compensation for growth and retention of the Medicare Advantage product portfolio
Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.
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Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.
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Job Function: Sales and Service